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The Audio Expert: Everything You Need to Know about Audio

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Gain a deep understanding of audio practice and theory with this easy-to-read book, illustrated with more than 400 figures and photographs. Using common sense, plain-English explanations and minimal math, author Ethan Winer helps you understand audio at the deepest, most technical level-no engineering degree necessary.

If you re an intermediate to advanced recording enginee
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Paperback, 667 pages
Published March 1st 2014 by Focal Press (first published January 1st 2012)
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Really /thorough/ book (at least from my non-expert point of view), which takes you through many of the important topics in understanding sound, setting up studios or simply a good home music listening experience.

I like it how Ethan Winer explains things from first principles, and his skepticism for many audiophile claims -- a field so full of placebos/superstition and commercial products trying to exploit that. He gets a bit bitter sometimes, but he certainly knows his stuff -- impressive.

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